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National Development Organization Names Dan Hendrix as New Board Member

Friday, May 26, 2017

The State International Development Organizations has named Dan Hendrix, president and chief executive officer of the World Trade Center Arkansas as a new member of their leadership board.

Appointments Business Economic Development International

Nominations Now Open for 2018 Arkansas Business Hall of Fame

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Deadline for submitting nominations of business leaders to the Arkansas Business Hall of Fame is July 15.

Walton College of Business Business Economic Development

SurfTec Receives $1.2 Million Energy Award to Develop Novel Coating

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The company’s initial technology, a nanoparticle-based coating that reduces friction on surfaces of moving parts, developed at the U of A.

College of Engineering Awards Business Economic Development Engineering Research & Innovation Science Sustainability

Walton College, UAMS Collaborate on Healthcare Management M.B.A.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Unique program in Arkansas, offering executive M.B.A. with concentration on healthcare management, begins this summer.

Walton College of Business Academic Affairs Business Distance Education Economic Development Outreach Research & Innovation Studies

U of A, Honeywell to Collaborate on National Security Technology

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Engineering researchers will work with the international technology company to develop innovations related to national security.

College of Engineering Economic Development Engineering Research & Innovation

Lovelace Technologies Takes First McMillon Innovation Studio Entrepreneurial Design Contest

Thursday, May 04, 2017

The Lovelace Technologies team — Lexie Booterbaugh, Canon Reeves, Jace McPherson and Ted Thorpe — took top honors in the entrepreneurial design contest sponsored by the McMillon Innovation Studio.

College of Engineering Walton College of Business Economic Development Events Research & Innovation

Sophomore Laura Wasson Wins Social Innovation Hub's Inaugural Competition

Friday, April 28, 2017

Sophomore Laura Wasson won the first-ever Design Solution Challenge, which rewards innovative business-based solutions to challenges organizations face.

Walton College of Business Awards Economic Development Food & Nutrition Research & Innovation

Application Deadline Nears for IT Readiness Certificate Program at U of A

Friday, April 28, 2017

Participants should apply by May 14 for a certificate program created to train people for entry-level programming and coding jobs.

Global Campus Economic Development Education Outreach Training

State Rep. Warwick Sabin to Speak on Social Entrepreneurship in Arkansas

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Sabin’s talk will kick off the Changemaker Forum hosted by the Social Innovation Hub and the Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Walton College of Business Awards Business Economic Development Engineering Research & Innovation Science Sustainability
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